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Download: Why the GC Should Be the Board’s Best Friend

Download: Why the GC Should Be the Board’s Best Friend

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Companies must shift from focusing on rules and consequences to emphasizing culture and values, according to Carolyn Frantz, Microsoft’s deputy general counsel and corporate secretary.

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Download: Study Shows 4X ROI With Digital Discovery Pro

Download: Study Shows 4X ROI With Digital Discovery Pro

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Zapproved and Hobson & Company recently partnered to research the average return on investment (ROI) that businesses gained by implementing Digital Discovery Pro for in-house ediscovery.

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CLE: Vendor, Customer and Competitor Bankruptcies, What GCs Need to Know

CLE: Vendor, Customer and Competitor Bankruptcies, What GCs Need to Know

Webinar, Wednesday, May 9, 2018,  at 9 a.m. PT / 12 ET
A Select Counsel webinar will discuss a range of issues commonly presented to healthy companies when vendors, customers or competitors file bankruptcy cases.

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New Research: 22 Techniques to Reduce Legal Costs Analyzed

New Research: 22 Techniques to Reduce Legal Costs Analyzed

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The Exterro report discusses how legal departments are allocating spend over the past year and what techniques are most effective in reducing legal spend.

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Download: 2018 E&C Hotline & Incident Management Benchmark Report

Download: 2018 E&C Hotline & Incident Management Benchmark Report

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The new NAVEX report shows the number of employee complaints and misconduct reports are rising — and a surprising 44 percent of all reports are substantiated.

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Best Practices: Uncover the Full Potential of CLM Implementation

Best Practices: Uncover the Full Potential of CLM Implementation

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It’s critical to start working with general counsel and other key stakeholders early when developing a business case. Having a holistic plan that ties benefits to stage and to stakeholder will keep the implementation on track.

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Webinar: Automating with a Legal Ops Platform vs Siloed Product Solutions

Webinar: Automating with a Legal Ops Platform vs Siloed Product Solutions

Webinar, May 3, 2018, 1 p.m. EDT
Kim Technologies will present a complimentary webinar, “Automating with a Legal Ops Platform vs Siloed Product Solutions,” on May 3, 2018.

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May 3 Live Event: Explore the Value of ESOPs By Studying a Proven Implementation

May 3 Live Event: Explore the Value of ESOPs By Studying a Proven Implementation

Event, May 3, 2018, 2:30-6 p.m., NYC
ESOPs, when properly done, can position a company for financing, allow for acquisitions, help attract and retain top talent in a competitive environment and create wealth for owners and employees.

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Making the Business Case for Upgrading Your Legal Hold System

Making the Business Case for Upgrading Your Legal Hold System

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Research results demonstrate a real rate of return on investment generated by automated cloud-based legal hold software, Zapproved says on its website.

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Linking Nonfinancial Metrics to Strategy and Culture

Linking Nonfinancial Metrics to Strategy and Culture

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NACD recently convened a meeting of Fortune 500 audit and compensation committee chairs to discuss the key issues and challenges the board faces in the selection and use of nonfinancial metrics.

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Webinar: What Every Lawyer Needs to Know About Open Source Software

Webinar: What Every Lawyer Needs to Know About Open Source Software

Webinar, April 18, 2018, 12 p.m. CDT
Data shows that most companies are significantly under-counting their use of open source software (OSS), leading to potential legal and security concerns that need to be respected, monitored, and — if needed — resolved.

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ACC Conducting 2018 Global Compensation Survey

ACC Conducting 2018 Global Compensation Survey

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The Association of Corporate Counsel is conducting the new 2018 Global Compensation Survey — the largest self-reported compensation survey within the in-house counsel profession in the world.

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Webinar: How Solid is Your Whistleblower Program?

Webinar: How Solid is Your Whistleblower Program?

Webinar, April 10, 2018, 1 p.m. EDT
Webinar participants will hear new insights from the 2018 Ethics & Compliance Hotline & Incident Management Benchmark Report.

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What AI Is-and Isn’t-In E-Discovery

What AI Is-and Isn’t-In E-Discovery

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A new Exterro guide discusses how e-discovery professionals can understand the differences between competing e-discovery technologies and how to best use them in their day-to-day professional lives.

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Patent Lawyer Honored by Federal Court

Patent Lawyer Honored by Federal Court

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Trial lawyer Clyde M. Siebman of Siebman, Burg, Phillips & Smith, LLP, recently was honored by Chief Judge Ron Clark of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas based on his years of work benefitting the district.

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Houston Trial Lawyer Courtney Ervin Joins Hicks Thomas as a Partner

Houston Trial Lawyer Courtney Ervin Joins Hicks Thomas as a Partner

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Trial lawyer Courtney Ervin has joined commercial litigation boutique Hicks Thomas LLP, the firm announced.

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5 Steps to Creating the Most Defensible Legal Hold Audit Process

5 Steps to Creating the Most Defensible Legal Hold Audit Process

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Sometimes companies may not have a clear record of when a legal hold was issued or who received it &emdash; meaning they have to scramble to put notices together when litigation arises.

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E-Discovery Software: A How-To Guide for In-House Legal Departments

E-Discovery Software: A How-To Guide for In-House Legal Departments

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In the guide, three in-house e-discovery experts share their experiences leading e-discovery procurement and implementation projects.

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Five Steps for Directors, Execs to Stay Abreast of Technological Innovation

Five Steps for Directors, Execs to Stay Abreast of Technological Innovation

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The article, from NACD Directorship magazine, suggests five steps for boards and executives to become better versed in cutting-edge technologies.

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ACC Sets 2018 mid-Year Meeting in Denver April 22-24

ACC Sets 2018 mid-Year Meeting in Denver April 22-24

Event, Denver, April 22-24, 2018
The Association of Corporate Counsel has set the agenda for the 2018 ACC Mid-Year Meeting, which will be in Denver April 22-24.

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